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U.S. rail traffic is closing the year with big gains, as intermodal traffic surged 10.2% this...

U.S. rail traffic is closing the year with big gains, as intermodal traffic surged 10.2% this week vs. last week’s 8% gain and the 2.55% 12-week moving average. Among the top carload commodity groups: petroleum products +71.5% Y/Y; crushed stone, sand and gravel, +29.5%; lumber and wood products, +27.3%. Decliners: metallic ores -26.3%; coal -11.1%.
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  • Carloads down 3% year to date.
    Containers up 3.4% YTD
    Total tonnage down 2.2%.

     

    Nothing to see here...
    http://bit.ly/UywhN2
    28 Dec 2012, 03:51 PM Reply Like
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